There are 4 ways to get from Takayama to Uji by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Takayama to Nagoya Ltd Exp Hida
  2. Take the train from Nagoya to Kyoto Shinkansen Nozomi / ...

$76 - $106

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Bus  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Kyoto Station

$44 - $46

2 alternative options

Bus via Meitetsu Nagoya  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Meitetsu Nagoya
  2. Take the bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kyōto

$52 - $54

Drive  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Takayama to Uji 160.7 miles

$27 - $40

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No, there is no direct train from Takayama to Uji. However, there are services departing from Takayama and arriving at Uji(Jr) via Nagoya and Kyoto. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Takayama and Uji is 190 km. The road distance is 257.1 km.

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The best way to get from Takayama to Uji without a car is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 33 min to get from Takayama to Uji, including transfers.

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Takayama to Uji train services, operated by Japan Railways Limited Express, depart from Takayama station.

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The best way to get from Takayama to Uji is to train which takes 3 h 33 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 42 min.

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Takayama to Uji train services, operated by Japan Railways Shinkansen, arrive at Kyoto station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Takayama to Uji is 257 km. It takes approximately 3 h 18 min to drive from Takayama to Uji.

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There are 2277+ hotels available in Uji. Prices start at $53 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 119 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 33 min

What companies run services between Takayama, Japan and Uji, Japan?

You can take a train from Takayama to Uji via Nagoya and Kyoto in around 3 h 33 min. Alternatively, Nouhi Bus operates a bus from Takayama to Uji 4 times a day. Tickets cost $42 and the journey takes 4 h 7 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Nouhi Bus
Website
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Kyoto Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Bus from Takayama Bus Terminal to Meitetsu Nagoya
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
nouhibus.co.jp
Meitetsu Bus
Website
meitetsu-bus.co.jp
Bus from Meitetsu Bus Centre to Kyōto
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
meitetsu-bus.co.jp

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